Jessica R. Calvanico is a scholar, artist, and musician interested in gender, subjectivity, race, and history. She is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Institute for the Study of Global Racial Justice in the Department of Childhood Studies at Rutgers University.
We talk girlhood and girl studies with Dr. Mary Zaborskis, Assistant Professor at Penn State Harrisburg and a specialist in queer and Indigenous childhoods.
Reflecting on the place of girls in our studies, Tiffany calls for embracing equity in how we frame and treat girls and girlhood.
Mary Celeste Kearney is the Director of Gender Studies and Associate Professor of Film, Television, Theatre at the University of Notre Dame. She is also on the board of the International Girl Studies Association, and is currently editing a special issue of the Girlhood Studies journal that focuses on articles about girls of color and other marginalized forms of girlhood.